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Major of the Year

Catherine Wolfe Major of the Year

Awarded annually to one student per college/university.

Description:

  1. The Catherine Wolfe Major of the Year award celebrates outstanding undergraduate students in the fields of health, physical education, recreation and dance.
  2. Faculty advisors/professors are encouraged to nominate one outstanding student per major per college/university.
  3. Majors of the Year receive free 2021-2022 INSHAPE membership and a full conference registration to the 2021 INSHAPE state conference.
  4. Majors of the Year represent their school on the INSHAPE Young Professionals council.
  5. Candidates must be majoring in health, physical education, recreation, dance, or exercise science.
  6. Faculty are encouraged to nominate INSHAPE Majors of the Year for the SHAPE America Major of the Year Award.

Eligibility – Nominees Must:

  1. Be a 2020-2021 INSHAPE member by December 15, 2021.
  2. Be on track toward a degree in health, physical education, recreation, dance, or exercise science.
  3. Be a junior or senior.
  4. Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher, on a 4.0 scale.
  5. Provide a service to school or community (3-5 contributions) for a minimum of two years during undergraduate career.

Award Criteria:

  1. participation in collegiate activities,
  2. professional competencies,
  3. potential as a professional,
  4. grade point average,
  5. financial need, and
  6. recommendations.

 

Faculty advisors may only nominate one student per major per college/university. Students cannot nominate themselves. Nominations due by January 15, 2022.

Major of the Year Nomination

 

2020 INSHAPE Majors of the Year

Congratulations!

Alexis Nasuta

Indiana State University

William “Elliott” Jackson

Anderson University

Jake Guerrieri

Ball State University

Zach White

Manchester University

Harley Sinders

IUPUI

Allison Eavey

Purdue University

Austin Sheckles

Indiana University

Anna Nelsen

Butler University

Recent Recipients

2019

Elliott Murray– Anderson University

Austin Sheckles– Indiana University

Joey Siderewicz– Franklin College

Joel Ginn– Purdue University

Jake Van Pelt– Manchester University

Grant Yoder– Ball State University

Stephanie Madl– Butler University

Cody Wright– Indiana State University

Taylor Drury– University of Indianapolis

2018

Casey Arseneau– Manchester University

Tyler Bolger– Butler University

Cassidy Bruner– University of Indianapolis

Samantha Cavenaugh– Purdue University

Chelsey Hersley– IUPUI

William Maggard– Anderson University

Matthew Longest– Indiana State University

Gracie Stewart– Ball State University

Casey Stillwagon– Indiana University

2017

Reginald Anderson– IUPUI

Cassidy Bruner– University of Indianapolis

Cara Bulington– Ball State University

MiKayla Duzan– Manchester University

Ashley Murrell– Purdue University

Victoria Smith– Anderson University

Kyle Stewart– Indiana State University

Casey Stillwagon– Indiana University

For more information, contact:

Lisa Ford (email)
Franklin High School